Statistics for Modern-day Cities by their Former/Historical Names

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  • This quiz has been taken 95 times
  • The average score is 18 of 30

Answer Stats

Former NameHintCurrent Name% Correct
PekingAsiaBeijing
91%
Byzantium / ConstantinopleEurope / AsiaIstanbul
89%
New AmsterdamNorth AmericaNew York City
89%
BombayAsiaMumbai
86%
Petrograd / LeningradEuropeSt Petersburg
81%
TenochtitlanNorth AmericaMexico City
80%
CalcuttaAsiaKolkata
79%
SaigonAsiaHo Chi Minh City
78%
Ancyra / AngoraAsiaAnkara
73%
DanzigEuropeGdánsk
73%
EdoAsiaTokyo
73%
LéopoldvilleAfricaKinshasa
71%
AstanaAsiaNur-Sultan
69%
CantonAsiaGuangzhou
68%
Tsaritsyn / StalingradEuropeVolgograd
65%
MadrasAsiaChennai
64%
KristianiaEuropeOslo
63%
KönigsbergEuropeKaliningrad
61%
BataviaAsiaJakarta
59%
Keijō / GyeongseongAsiaSeoul
55%
SmyrnaAsiaIzmir
51%
SalisburyAfricaHarare
44%
TitogradEuropePodgorica
34%
PressburgEuropeBratislava
33%
YorkNorth AmericaToronto
33%
RagusaEuropeDubrovnik
29%
Yerba BuenaNorth AmericaSan Francisco
29%
Ciudad TrujilloNorth AmericaSanto Domingo
25%
Fort DearbornNorth AmericaChicago
20%
El Paso del NorteNorth AmericaCiudad Juárez
4%

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